Wilton Lemon Sutphin, 85, of Floyd was called home to be with the lord, February 11, 2019. He was born October 31,1933. Wilton was a faithful member and deacon at Paynes Creek Primitive Baptist Church. He worked for the Blue Ridge Parkway for 36 years and served in the U.S. Army. Preceding him in death were his parents; Elder Charlie Sutphin & Clydie Sutphin, sisters; Edna, Ola, Hazel, brothers; Elvin, Everett, Alloy, Jessie, Charlie Jr., Robert, Isaac, Harry, Roy, George and Odell. His surviving family includes his faithful wife of 64 years; Thelma Wade Sutphin, sons; Wayne Sutphin (Cindy) and Ricky Sutphin, grandchildren; Chelsa Yoder (Lauren), Melissa Lewis (Lonnie), Riley Sutphin (Allison), Leanna Gallagher (William), Miranda Bush (Matt), great-grandchildren; Trace, Paris, Mellanie, Della, Heather and Glory. Along with numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Special friends; Wendell & Marie Peters, Tony & Karen Link, Eugene Huff, Jerry & Janet Hunter. The family extends special thanks to the staff at Virginia Veterans Care Center for all their caring and support, also to Gardner Funeral Home and Staff. Visitation will be held Wednesday February 13, 2019 from 4-8 pm at Gardner Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be at 1pm on Thursday February 14, 2019 at Gardner Funeral Home with Elder Larry Hollingsworth, Elder Alan Terry and Elder Marvin Brumfield officiating. Interment will follow in Lee Cemetery, Tuggles Gap. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Paynes Creek Primitive Baptist Church C/O Karen Link 610 Kelleys Dr SE Floyd VA 24091.